[XML-SIG] How to stop parser

Remy C. Cool dev-xml@smartology.nl
Tue, 10 Dec 2002 17:11:50 +0100

Thanks, I was looking for an answer useable inside the handler, but 
this will do nicely :)


On Tuesday 10 December 2002 16:33, Fred L. Drake, Jr. wrote:
> Remy C. Cool writes:
>  > Warnings, errors and fatalErrors are handled by my own defined
>  > functions in the parser. They append the warning/error to a list
>  > which can be read by the main program when the parser returns. 
>  > How can I raise an SAXException so that the parser will return
>  > without halting the program ?
> Raise the exception in your handler using a raise statement, then
> catch it using a try/except statement where you call the parser. 
> Your application can then examine the accululated state as it sees
> fit.
>   -Fred